Oak Ridge National Lab officials view new innovation push as modern day ‘Manhattan Project’


During her first stop on a four-state, technology-focused tour, Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks heard from multiple senior Oak Ridge lab officials that the massive investments from the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act and CHIPS and Science for America Act, present a once-in-a-lifetime chance to innovate.

New $1B NATO innovation fund will back wide range of emerging tech


The fund is intended to make long-term investments in startups and other entities developing emerging technologies that the alliance is interested in.

GSA updating IT acquisition approach to reduce energy use


Sustainability requirements are being added to existing and forthcoming contracts including Ascend and Alliant 3.

Department of Energy closely watching DOD’s JEDI implementation


DOE is watching to see how DOD's JEDI may change the way the two interact when sharing information.

5 things to know about ARPA-E


The multimillion-dollar agency has been targeted for closure by the Trump administration, but Congress seems inclined to keep it thriving.

DOE asks Congress for $34M to build and research power grid’s cyber defenses


The U.S. Department of Energy, or DOE, quietly announced a proposed $34 million program, Monday, that it hopes can facilitate efforts to protect America’s energy infrastructure from hackers.